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Revolution - SE02E02 -"There Will Be Blood"

Discussion in 'Now Playing - TV Show Talk' started by mrdbdigital, Oct 2, 2013.

  1. mrdbdigital

    mrdbdigital The TBS Archives TCF Club

    Feb 2, 2004
    Moultrie, GA
  2. SnakeEyes

    SnakeEyes Active Member

    Dec 26, 2000
    Numerous founders were Masons
  3. Anubys

    Anubys All About Footwork

    Jul 16, 2004
    They were arabic letters strung together as gibberish as far as I could tell.

    I don't think it was Farsi, either. It was frustrating. The handwriting was excellent, so that wasn't the problem. The words LOOKED right, but they were not real words.
  4. loubob57

    loubob57 Cancer sucks! TCF Club

    Mar 19, 2001
    Fort Worth, TX
    And it was written right to left.
  5. bacevedo

    bacevedo Member

    Oct 31, 2003
    Chandler, AZ
    And dark. We are out. This season has gone in a completely different direction with the violence and just overall dark tone. It's less about life without the power being off and more about how they can write sadistic characters in and see some graphic violence. What does the new guy (Titus or whatever his name is) have to do with anything other than he is a psycho?

    I get a Lost vibe now with the lightning bugs and dead people coming back. I fully expect that they will now introduce a lot of new sci-fi mysteries that they never intend to answer. And then just say it was never about the mystery, but the journey of the characters.
  6. jeepair

    jeepair Member

    Apr 21, 2004
    Guess she is trying to get revenge for Monroe killing her brother.
  7. danterner

    danterner Not it!

    Mar 4, 2005
    Greenacres, FL
    It's odd. I feel like the show has improved, but I also feel more lost than ever before. Like I didn't retain important information from the prior season, and it's making it difficult to follow the show now. I feel like I don't understand the characters' motives or relationships any more. I don't know who is bad, who is good, who likes whom, or who is against whom. I feel like I've lost the narrative thread. Once that happens, I often give up within a few episodes. And yet I feel like the writing is sharper than it had been, so I want to try to stick with it.
  8. Church AV Guy

    Church AV Guy Active Member

    Jan 19, 2005
    high desert...
    Everything is realigning apparently. In the previously on segments, they showed the little device that seems to control the nanites, so I assume Rachel put it into Aaron's chest, but they haven't shown her do it. Whoever that guy was keeping his wife alive, he sure was creepy. Why would ANYONE follow him?
  9. Bierboy

    Bierboy Seasoned gas passer

    Jun 12, 2004
    Quad Sillies
    Apparently it's gotten so bad that no one has bothered to start a thread for this week's ep...
  10. Bierboy

    Bierboy Seasoned gas passer

    Jun 12, 2004
    Quad Sillies
    ...and apparently ratings in a key demo were barely half what they were last year...bye, bye, Revolution -- "Season 2 debut attracted less than half the young-adult viewers of last fall's premiere, and it just hit a new series low this week."
  11. Family

    Family Member

    Jul 23, 2001
    Revolution is far from NBC's biggest problem. As sad as it is it leads a night better than any other non reality show. Once The Voice & football are gone what does NBC do?

    As long as the ratings don't drop 20% more I think Revolution sticks on the schedule because that's the territory any other scripted show seems to deliver.
  12. Church AV Guy

    Church AV Guy Active Member

    Jan 19, 2005
    high desert...
    I agree, there will be several other dominoes falling before Revolution. I also agree COMPLETELY, that without The Voice and football, NBC has nothing! :eek: The boardroom over there must be in near panic mode after the latest round of ratings this fall.
  13. alauppe

    alauppe New Member

    Jun 24, 2006
    love the premiss. Based on what youv'e seen, is S2 worth watching?
  14. bruinfan

    bruinfan Active Member

    Jan 17, 2006
    Elk Grove, CA
    i like season 2 so far... much better than season 1.

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